Hi,

In message "Re: dbm/gdbm/sdbm etc"
    on 04/06/08, Dave Thomas <dave / pragprog.com> writes:

|To help readers make a choice: why should they select (say) gdbm over 
|dbm using gdbm?

gdbm provides some gdbm specific functions, for example "reorganize"
or "fastmode".  I prefer using gdbm over dbm when I'm sure gdbm is
available on the target platform.

							matz.